Coin and Paper Money Collecting/1990 S Lincoln No S cent

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I have attached what I believe is a 1990 No S cent Lincoln penny.  I believe to be worth anywhere from $850 to $4,000.  Just wondering whether it is the real deal or not.  Please see attached photos.  Is this coin really worth a lot of money?

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Hi George,

Thank you for the pictures.

You can go ahead and spend this one -- it's just a regular issue penny from the Philadelphia Mint.  Only the mirrored finish proof coins that are in the mint sealed sets can possibly be the no-S variety.

Wish I had better news for you,

Dan

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My strong familiarity with all U.S. Mint coins, extensive reference library, and close relationships with many other dealers allows me to identify just about any coin made in the USA. I receive regular updates to all the current price guides -- both wholesale & retail -- to provide accurate values. So, with a good description or pictures, I should be able to identify and value any U.S. coin you have.

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I've been a coin dealer since the 1980's and a coin collector since the 1960's. I specialize in U.S. Silver Coins and have an active online website -- The Working Man's Rare Coins -- http://www.workingmancoins.com -- offering information and inventory in U.S. coins.

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Michigan State Numismatic Society Member #8255
Florida United Numismatics Member #19710
Monroe Coin Club Treasurer
Lincoln Coin Club Board Member
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BBA from Adrian College

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